“Full Moon and High Tide” in final stages of Post-Production

“Full Moon and High Tide in the Ladies Room’ starring Meissa Hampton as Babe Eagan is in the final stages of Post-Production.  Release dates coming soon.


Meissa mentioned in Ireland’s premier press – ‘The Independent’


Meissa Mentioned in New Zealand press


Meissa slated to speak at PopTech 2017

Meissa has been asked to screen excerpts from and speak on her new film ‘A Social Cure’ to be released in 2018

Picture lock on ‘A Social Cure’

Meissa’s Directorial Debut, Feature Film ‘A Social Cure’ is locked.  Release dates coming soon.


Article on Meissa Hampton from Austin Film Fest


Meissa cast in Staged Reading of New Play by awarded playwright

Meissa Has been cast in the lead role of Rebecca James in “Chasing Jack” by John S. Anastasi

Meissa Interviewed by ‘The Guardian’ in London


Meissa cast in staged reading

Meissa has been cast as lead character Rachel Greene in the stage play “Special” a project supporting survivors of rape and sexual abuse

Meissa Cast as Lead in Period Film

Meissa has been cast in the lead role of ‘Babe’ in Marcia Haufrecht’s debut feature.   The film is set in 1970s post Roe v. Wade era and includes a largely female cast of exceptional actresses .   

Marcia is a member of the Actors Studio, a writer and a legendary NYC actor.

Meissa accepts new role in Feature Film

Meissa accepts the role of Megan in feature film ‘Another Year Together’ – sophomore project by Writer/DirectorDan Simon.

‘Looking for the Jackalope’ Screens at the Big Apple Film Festival

Feature film Looking for the Jackalope is screening at Village East Cinema in NY City. Due to overwhelming response, the screening has been moved to a larger theatre. See you there!

Meissa wins “Best Supporting Actress” at the First Run Film Festival in NYC


Meissa wins the Graduate Craft Award for Best Supporting Actress at this year’s First Run Film Festival for her role in ‘Lulu’

Meissa returns to NYC

to complete post-production on her feature documentary “A Social Cure.” She returns to her work in front of the camera.

Meissa Wins 2015 Indie Fest Lead Actress Award for “Treasure Map”


Artist in Residence at MIT

Meissa returns to MIT to support her position as Artist in Residence at MIT. She will be between NYC and Boston for the Fall

a wrap on ‘White Paper Bag’

Meissa wraps this week on ‘White Paper Bag’ by Ben Venturina wherein she plays Dr. Olivia Stanton, a psychiatrist to a wrought young man who moves to Oregon to avail himself of the right to a dignified death. She must decide whether or not to sanction his suicide…

Lulu screens at Montreal Int’l FF

‘Lulu’ screens this week at the Montreal World Film Festival

cast in ‘White Paper Bag’

Meissa has been cast in Ben Venturina’s “White Paper Bag” scheduled to shoot in September

signing with MSA

after time away to Shoot her film in South Africa, Meissa is returning to MSA for fit and commercial. contract executed this week.

LULU premiers at Palm Springs International Film Fest!!

‘Lulu’ In which Meissa plays lead with writer/director Shawn Snyder premiers at Palm Springs!

working again with Adam Boyer and Camfisto films

Working as host and correspondent this week for Camfisto. Meissa shot a film in 2012 with Adam Boyer, director.

Shooting ‘Treasure Map’

Another film project with OffStage Films and director Chris Messineo who found the New Jersey Film School. Meissa plays the lead.

Staged reading 4/29

Meissa will be reading from Leslie Bramm’s new play “Run Out of Sky” with her colleagues at the Urban Artists Collective at:
13th Street Repertory Co
50 W 13th St, New York, New York 10011
7:30 pm

New Reel

A new acting reel of Meissa’s yet unreleased work from 2014 is available to CDs and Directors. Please send an email for link and password!

Back in NYC!

Meissa has returned to NYC to complete post-production on her documentary and resume work in front of the camera.

Participatory Theatre at Harvard

Meissa has been invited to study at Harvard in their theatre department.

Artist in Residence at MIT

Meissa has relocated to Cambridge for the Fall to occupy her residency at MIT

Picture’s up on ‘Looking for the Jackalope’

Meissa travels today to begin production on ‘Looking for the Jackalope‘. Meissa plays the lead role of Jennifer Lewis, Jordan’s college sweetheart for whom his nostalgic fantasy motivates a rare and ill-fated adventure. Stay posted for updates!

New Photos

New photos of Meissa posted today.  visit:


Press Release Today

Press release today “Meissa” has been cast as “Jennifer,”  leading lady in the feature indie “Looking for the Jackalope” written and directed by Karl Shefelman, starring Michael Campbell.

in LA!!

Meissa has arrived in Los Angeles, CA to further post-production on her Documentary film ‘A Social Cure.’  Available until July 21st for local hire on-camera.

New interview with Meissa Hampton

New interview with Meissa Hampton titled “Virtuoso” released. By Michael McClellan of the Boston Globe

New website launched at MHAMPTON.com

New website launched at MHAMPTON.com – includes brand new “NEWS” scroll sharing current updates.